Compound Sauce
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Compound Sauce (Sauces Composée in French) is another name for Small Sauce, essentially a descendant of a Leading Sauce or a second generation or higher product of a Mother Sauce.

Compound Sauces or Small Sauces are typically made by adding ingredients to a Mother Sauce or Leading Sauce. The variation and complexity can be extensive.


Examples of Compound Sauces include: Sauce Foyot, or Sauce Chiron both descendants of Sauce Béarnaise, a Leading Sauce product of Hollandaise Sauce.